Oct 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
pre positioned assets so that fema personnel are working closely with state and local governments. we are making sure that food and water and emerge as a generation are available for those communities that will be hardest hit. we anticipat because of the nature of the storm we are certain that this is on a to be a slow- moving process through a wide swath of the country. millions of people are going to be affected. the most important message i have for the public right now is please listen. to what your state and local officials and sang. when they tell you to evacuate you need to evacuate. do not delay. do not pause. do not question. do not question the instructions of being given because this is a serious storm and it's a potentially rtment of people-pt -the extraordinarily grateful for the cooperation our state and local officials. the conversation i have had with the governors indicate there are no on may needs. i think everyone is taking it very seriously. we have pre physician the resources that we need but right now the place. the people will get the food, water, shelter they n
Oct 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT
obama. >> we have fema working with state and local agents and we are making sure that food, water and emergency resources are available for those communities. the mutual aid and rescue teams from all across the country are being dispatched. to the east coast as it makes landfall. rob fladeboe is where the california national guard is 20 in the efforts. >> licking leaving-moffett field was this-leaving the moffett field were these cargo planes. including the helicopters whose job it will be to rescue people from rooftops. >> we can hoist individuals that were in a flooded area or other form of distress. and move them to safety. given the california air national guard the 129 is based at moffett field and also paring some of these combat shuttle aircraft. these are capable of refueling the helicopters in mid air, if necessary it is indefinite, with the crew of 100 it is an elite group. to deal with just such an emergency with this hurricane sandy. >> these are the most highly trained airforce. they have to be trained and medically qualified. we have a rescue missions off the coast o
Oct 30, 2012 7:00am PDT
campaigning because of the storm. he is getting updates from fema and he stated that new york city the signatures was also hardest hit. they say the they have a lot to take care of and that this election will have to just take a backseat. >> i have much bigger fish to fry and so do the people of new jersey. with that being said hundreds of people have been rescued in new jersey earlier this morning but there are hundreds of more that still need to be rescued. teaching as we go into this final countdown week before the election the candidates are tied and take a look at this--they are each pulling support from 47% of likely voters. president obama is leading from all resi registered voters. you can also keep up-to-date on our web site at kronkron4.com, facebook and twitter. >> you are watching kron 424 hour news station. there are rescue teams had head into the east coast to help out. there are c-17 cargoes headed out to help. the job of these helicopters are to rescue people who are sitting on the rooftops of their homes. they have tents and other gear to help transport the crude.